Definition of tenpounder in English:


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  • A large silvery-blue herring-like fish of tropical seas, which is popular as a game fish. Also called ladyfish.
    • Elops saurus (or machnata), family Elopidae
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    • Common names in the English language are ladyfish, big-eyed herring, bonefish, fiddler, skipjack, springer, and tenpounder.

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